What sangh has done is that they have established the temple/math as an independent institution. They are well aware that the poor people have great faith in the math. They have manipulated this faith factor.
The fruits of political path for Dalit Bahujans, set by Manyawar Kanshiram, have certainly been achieved to an extent. Having said that, it is also true that persecution of Dalits and Muslims in UP are on the headlines every now and then. Caste system, driven by Brahmanical social order, is still pervasive in most parts of UP and not all Dalit Bahujans are able to break out of its oppressive structures.
Our work used to only be cleaning work. We are now trying to change that completely, and that is going to take time. It could take 5 years, 10 years, 20 years or even 50 years, but things will change. If not today, then tomorrow. Maybe it wouldn’t happen in our lifetime, until we grow old and die, but in our children’s time.
Firstly, if it is possible we want our lands back in one month, then we want those (street) lights which are there in that village ... We want water facilities as well. But we don’t have any of these facilities.
Communalism and terrorism are not two different things. Terror is just an aggravated/magnified form of it. The kind of investment made in communalism by fascist, hindutva forces, they believe that if they do terror politics, it will be more useful.
In the Holy Quran, it says that divorce must be considered legitimate if it is pronounced over three sittings, in three months. Women are suffering now because they are given triple talaq in one sitting. But a male oriented society doesn’t consider the words of a woman.